Fourth LTS (Long Term Support) release of Ubuntu, code-named Precise Pangolin. Released on 26th April, 2012, no longer supported (EOL) since 28th April 2017. Questions about unsupported versions are likely to be closed as off-topic.

Precise Pangolin was released on 26 April, 2012 and is supported until April 2017.

Code name: Precise Pangolin

The fourth stable and Long Term Support (LTS) release of Ubuntu. Unlike previous LTS versions, Canonical will provide support for five years due to popularity of LTS usage in businesses:

  • Two years of support will include hardware updates
  • Remaining three years will consist of maintenance upgrades.

Ubuntu Flavors available under 12.04 (questions on all are allowed):

The 12.04 Ubuntu variants - Mythbuntu, Ubuntu Studio, Xubuntu, Lubuntu - are not commercially supported by Canonical.

Ubuntu Editions available under 12.04 (questions on all are allowed):

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